Cheap Shots


Art by David Michael Miller

President Trump manages to suck the oxygen from the room, elbowing aside other news. Stuff happens that nobody notices. But 2017 was a banner year for Cheap Shots, Isthmus’ annual tradition of delivering low blows to worthy recipients. more

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Art by David Michael Miller

Let’s face it, 2016 was a year of lows and lows. Bill Lueders identifies the characters who helped make it that way in his annual roundup of Cheap Shots. more

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David Michael Miller

Paul Soglin started his third stint in office in 2011 by blasting his predecessor, Dave Cieslewicz, for recklessly racking up city debt. So it was a bit weird to see hizzoner back in office eagerly pushing the most expensive project in city history, more

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